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Stocks Soared Today After Congress Passed Last Minute Budget Deal

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The closing bell rang with joy today as stocks soared after Congress passed a last minute budget deal.

Congress decided early this morning to avert tax hikes and government spending cuts.

Stocks skyrocketed all around the world today.

The Dow jumped 308 points to close at 13,412, the biggest gain since December 2011.

The Nasdaq rose almost 93 points to 3,112.